Luca Olivetti luca at
Fri Aug 8 02:39:04 EDT 2003

Norman Zhang wrote:
> Luca Olivetti wrote:
>>Norman Zhang wrote:
>>>>Aug  6 13:42:11 mail cyrus-master[1987]: unable to bind socket for
>>>>service lmtpunix: Address already in use
>>>>Aug  6 13:42:11 mail cyrus-master[1987]: unable to create lmtpunix
>>>>listener socket: Address already in use
>>>My cyrus.conf only has one lmtpunix. After editing cyrus.conf, I did
>>>/etc/rc.d/init.d/cyrus-imapd restart. Is that enough? Am I missing
>>Yes, that should be enough. In fact I'm using the same configuration
>>(and the same rpm).
>>Stop cyrus (service cyrus-imapd stop) and see with fuser who is using
> Sorry I only have /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket/ but not
> /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket/lmtp. Do I need to create that with touch?


> Or is it created by cyrus-imapd automatically?

Yes, when it starts

>>Check also that all directories leading to
>>/var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket are accessible by cyrus (but I think
> cyrus user can access /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket no problem. BTW, is
> cyradm compiled with cyrus-imapd or I need to download it from
> Thank you for your patience.

install cyrus-imapd-utils (and perl-Cyrus)


Luca Olivetti
Wetron Automatización S.A.
Tel. +34 93 5883004      Fax +34 93 5883007

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